United Airlines flew 10.84 billion RPMs in August, 2.3% more than in the year-ago month, against a 1% decline in capacity to 12.57 billion ASMs. Load factor increased 2.8 points to 86.3%. British Airways flew 10.33 billion RPKs in August, up 5.3% on the year-ago month. Capacity climbed 2.8% to 12.91 billion ASKs, lifting load factor 1.8 points to 80%. Southwest Airlines flew 7 billion RPMs in August, a 12.1% lift from the year-ago month. Capacity was up 8.1% to 8.75 billion ASMs and load ...

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